Ana Bertha Lepe, Miss Mexico
She born on September 12, 1934 in Tlacotalpan,
Jalisco, Mexico, she is one of the most beautiful Mexican women
and perhaps she is the most celebrated of all Miss Mexico despite
non to have won the Miss Universe title.
In 1952 she begun a carrier in movies with “Demon’s
justice” and the same year, she applied for Miss Mexico pageant
ending in 3rd place.
Next year she entered the pageant again just to
impulse her carrier as actress, she won the Miss Mexico title 1953,
which she got rights to represent Mexico in Miss Universe pageant
held in Long Beach, USA, she finished in four place.
In a interview she says, “I used to work
in movies before the Miss Mexico pageant, I had made just small
role, and the produces who they know me already, they promised me
4 movies in main role, moreover Universal Studio offered a movie
at 5 finalist in miss universe, although I thought it was better
for me to work in Mexico and not for Universal Studio because they
would forget me soon and in Mexico I would be a star".
When she arrived to Mexico, she never imagined
how big represent her 4 place in Miss Universe, she got fame and
fortune easily, since then, she has made over 60 movies in Mexico
and work with the most prestigious artist.
Nowadays she is semi-retired of movies, she is indeed a myth in
Mexico, because during 35 years nobody Mexican contestant could
surpass her historic 4 place in Miss Universe, she is the most celebrated
of all Miss Mexico.
Collaboration of Alexboy777 and pictures
gathered by Alfonso Freyre (Mexico)
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